Consultant Psychiatrist - Bristol PICU

Consultant Psychiatrist

Main area
General Adult Psychiatry
Grade
Consultant Psychiatrist
Contract
Substantive
Hours
Part time, 8 PAs per week
Job ref
342-RVN440-IN-A
Site
Callington Road Hospital
Town
Bristol
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490 per annum, pro-rata
Closing
29/10/2017 23:59

Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust (AWP) is a significant provider of high quality mental health services across a core catchment area covering Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Swindon and Wiltshire. The Trust also provides specialist services for a wider catchment extending throughout the south west.

Our aim is to enable and empower people to reach their potential and to live fulfilling lives through providing recovery and reablement focused services that yield positive outcomes for our service users and their carers.

Specifically, The Trust provides services for people with mental health needs, with needs relating to drug or alcohol dependency and mental health services for people with learning disabilities. We also provide secure mental health services and work with the criminal justice system.

Increasingly AWP provides treatment and care in people's own homes and other community settings, reflecting the preferences of our service users. Our community services are supported by high quality inpatient services that provide short term assessment, treatment and care.


 

Are you a Consultant Psychiatrist looking for a new and exciting opportunity to be a clinical leader at the forefront of shaping mental health services?

AWP is a large mental health trust dedicated to the delivery of high quality clinical care. We are an exciting and innovative NHS organisation with performance and service improvement high on our agenda.

Bristol Mental Health Services are dynamic and continually transforming to meet the needs of the growing city population. Mental health care in Bristol is nationally recognised as innovative, clinically led, and user focussed.

Bristol has radically redesigned services where local clinicians, service users and carers have a strong voice to influence and improve service delivery through co-production and strategic roles. The successful candidates will be encouraged to be involved in service leadership and management.

Having recently been rated as the UKs most desirable place to live 2017, Bristol is a lively, yet laid back city, mixing rich maritime heritage with an innovative dynamic culture. It has many desirable areas to live and a highly rated education system. Bristol has a thriving city centre, mixed with many quirky areas, which boast a huge choice of bars, restaurants and shops. It has acres of parkland and is packed with award winning attractions and is host to many events, making it an exciting place to live. Bristol has strong transport links being close to the M4 and M5 motorway, it has two railway stations, several park and ride schemes and an international airport. It is also the UKs first cycling city.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr Ivan Nikolov, Medical Lead on 0117 9195942

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01249 468063